Scorching Sports

Today we went to Colchester to take part in the consortium sports event. We competed against 22 other schools in track and field events. The competition was tough but everyone gave 100% in scorching temperatures.   Well done for all your effort team. You should be so proud of how well you did, especially our… Read more »

Ready for the sun

Please can all children apply suncream, wear sun hats and have a full water bottle this week. It’s due to be hot and we’d like to ensure that all children can enjoy some fun outside as well as in. Thank you for your cooperation.

Village Study

First of all a thank you to those who have offered to help us on our village study tomorrow afternoon. Secondly the forecast is for lots of sunshine, so if you could send the children in with a hat and suncream to use that would be great.   – Mr Salmon

Can you re-home the ducklings?

As you may have seen from the Class 1 blog, we have some ducklings in school. They currently go home every evening but we are looking for anyone who currently has a vacant rabbit run or similar (that they don’t mind lending to the school) so that they can live at school full time. If… Read more »

Colchester Castle Trip

Next week there will be a parentmail message regarding our planned class trip to Colchester Castle on the 10th of July. This trip is aimed at rounding off our history learning for the term and will involve several activities that the are only available to school groups. We are planning to travel to the castle… Read more »

Maths Homework

In this weeks homework we are re-visiting telling the time. Unfortunately the mymaths homework is flash based, so for those who have found that this has not worked in the past the homework objectives are listed below: Ordering time events i.e. what time is lunchtime, what happens at 3pm on a school day. To tell… Read more »

Marvelous Mildene Melodies

  On Friday, Class 2 went for a music trip. They sung songs with lots of other schools so that they could learn to be the best singers ever!   First they got onto a colourful coach to Tiptree. On the way the children talked and sang excitedly. On arriving at Mildene we joined over… Read more »


This morning in kiwk cricket we practised fielding. We made sure we could catch as well as crouching down to field the ball. Then we played a game of kiwk cricket and saw some fantastic batting. At the start we all tended to run towards the ball when fielding, by the end we knew that… Read more »

Class 2 News

As part of our report writing, each morning we have been writing mini reports of things that have happened over the week. Below are the first editions of a newspaper made from our reports.

Father’s Day Lunch

Today we enjoyed a special Father’s Day lunch and play! Thank you Maxine for all your hard work and to the Dads and Grandads for joining us!